Honoring Our Heroes
This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!
Lost Class Rings
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Honored Military Alumni
Alicia Schueler, (Rice) Class of 1989
Navy, 9 Years Served as a Hospital Corpsman for 4 years and as a Surface Warfare Officer for 5 years. Deployed to the war twice, (2002/2003 and 2005), onboard USS Tortuga, LSD 46, and USS Normandy, CG-60. Received Honorable Discharge in 2006.
David Tullos Class of 1968
Army, 5 Years Halo Master Green Beret Vietnam 1969
Douglas Calkin Class of 1961
Navy, 4 Years Submarine Service Viet Nam vet
Edwin W. Fichtner Class of 1957
Army, 2 Years Veterinary Tech. US Army Surgical Research Unit Fort Sam Houston, Texas.
Geoffrey D. Cullison Class of 1959
Navy, 20+ Years Civil Engineer Corps (CEC) Officer.
George Theisen Class of 1963
Air Force, 5 Years C-130 Aircraft Commander
Hal Elliott Class of 1960
Army, 3 Years Infantry OCS, Ft. Benning, GA, class 8-65. U.S. Army Recruiting Command, Presidio of San Francisco 1965-67. Company Commander, 91st Division, USAR, Ft. Chronkhite, CA, 1969-70. Post Commander, American Legion, UT, 1997-98.
jennifer england Class of 1998
Navy, 4 Years Served as Military police overseas and stateside
Julius O. Koefoed, Jr. Class of 1959
Army Reserves, 20+ Years 205th Inf Bde (SEP)(LT) - 16yrs 103rd COSCOM! Op Sgt - 1 yr 2040th USAR School - S1 NCOIC - 5 yrs 95th IN DIV, (TNG) Ops NCO - 1 yr Retired: MSG, E8, 75H5H (P) 11B5H (S)
Kurt Steller Class of 1988
Army, 18 Years Served in Kosovo 2001, Operation Iraqi Freedom 2003-2004, Operation Enduring Freedom Afghanistan 2008-2009. Enlisted in 1990 for Desert Shield/ Desert Storm achieved the rank of Staff Sergeant (E-6) then went to flight school. Fly's UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters and RQ-1 Predator. Has attained the rank of Chief Warrant Officer 3 and is up for promotion next year.
Larry Amante Class of 1980
Air Force, 20+ Years Retired Air Force security forces SMSgt (E8) after serving over 22 years.
Michael P. O'Connell Class of 1974
Navy, 3 Years Aviation Electronics Technician (AT) A member of Fighter Squadron 1 (VF-1) attached to the Aircraft Carrier USS Enterprise (CVN-65)
patrick e. kruger (witherspoon) Class of 1966
Army, 6 Years I served with the Americal Division in the 23rd Administration Company in Chu Lai, Vietnam for one year. This location was in I Corp, near the DMZ. I have total respect for our soldiers.
PAul D. Hughes Class of 1961
Army, 3 Years Motion Picture Photographer, U.S. Army Pacific Forces, Hawaii, Thailand. Covered President Kennedys vist to Honolulu, and all honors to astronauts that came to honolulu.
Ray Turner Class of 1960
Navy, 4 Years Served on a destroyer in the Pacific. (USS Ernest G Small)
Richard Salas Class of 1985
Marine Corps, 4 Years 3rd Assault Amphibian Battalion 1st Marine Division Camp Pendelton
Robert Tullos Class of 1968
Army, 10 Years Military intelligence (5 yrs.) Artillery Section Chief SSG 4 years in Asia
wayne jorgensen Class of 1957
Air Force, 3 Years Electronics technician served mostly in Alaska
William J. O'Connell III Class of 1958
Army, 2 Years Air Traffic Controller
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Return to 1966
In 1966 while in college, I brought a brand new 1966 MGB Roadster. Unfortunately I traded it on a TR4 ~1 1/2 years later...